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Public and Private School Principle in the United States: A Statistical Profile, 1987-88 to 1993-94
Table B32.Standard errors for Table A32:  Percentage of public school principals by sex and
           race-ethnicity, by state: 1993-94
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                                 Sex                                     Race-ethnicity
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                Total                         Am. Ind./  Asian/Pac.    Black          White                   Total     Average
State          principals  Male     Female    AK Nat.      Isl.      non-Hispanic  non-Hispanic    Hispanic   minority   age
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  Total          235.2      0.70      0.70       0.08        0.14          0.45            0.54       0.33      0.54      0.09
Alabama           12.5      2.50      2.50       0.80        0.00          2.81            2.98       0.95      2.98      0.39
Alaska             5.7      2.54      2.54       1.96        0.77          0.38            2.26       0.56      2.26      0.28
Arizona            7.3      3.87      3.87       0.56        0.69          1.49            3.21       3.23      3.21      0.43
Arkansas           8.5      3.56      3.56                  0.00          2.69            2.93       0.00      2.93      0.54
California        73.7      3.50      3.50       0.08        1.29          2.18            2.74       2.31      2.74      0.52
Colorado          19.9      4.53      4.53       0.72        0.00          0.89            2.84       2.53      2.84      0.67
Connecticut        9.8      2.79      2.79                               1.27            1.27                1.27      0.34
Delaware           2.0      3.88      3.88       0.00        0.00          3.42            3.42       0.00      3.42      0.46
Dist. Of
 Columbia          4.5      5.26      5.26                  0.00          1.71            0.00                0.00      0.57
Florida           30.7      2.56      2.56       0.00                     2.04            2.66       1.85      2.66      0.41
Georgia            9.3      3.06      3.06                  0.00          2.70            2.72                2.72      0.37
Hawaii             5.0      5.18      5.18       0.00        3.74                         3.35       1.39      3.35      0.57
Idaho             10.1      3.28      3.28       0.00                     0.00            0.78       0.65      0.78      0.61
Illinois          60.3      2.41      2.41                               1.58            1.55       0.77      1.55      0.34
Indiana           18.3      3.98      3.98                  0.00          2.36            2.58       1.52      2.58      0.51
Iowa              20.1      3.90      3.90                  0.00                         1.49                1.49      0.66
Kansas             8.5      2.64      2.64                  0.00          1.29            1.43       0.55      1.43      0.73
Kentucky          28.2      3.31      3.31                  0.00          1.34            1.80                1.80      0.60
Louisiana          6.0      2.79      2.79       0.00        0.00          2.31            2.33       0.68      2.33      0.31
Maine              8.3      4.70      4.70                  0.00          0.00            0.01       0.00      0.01      0.77
Maryland           9.6      3.33      3.33                  0.00          2.44            2.45                2.44      0.42
Massachusetts     21.8      2.90      2.90                  0.00          1.42            1.82                1.82      0.43
Michigan         119.7      4.86      4.86                  0.00          2.69            2.70       0.00      2.70      0.45
Minnesota         36.2      3.83      3.83                  0.00          1.20            1.60                1.60      0.74
Mississippi        9.1      3.72      3.72                  0.00          3.51            3.57                3.57      0.48
Missouri          10.2      4.19      4.19                  0.00          1.88            1.87                1.87      0.61
                  24.1      3.02      3.02       1.07        0.00                         1.24                1.24      0.44
Nebraska          59.5      3.14      3.14                  0.00          0.71            2.40                2.40      0.99
Nevada             6.3      2.98      2.98                  0.00          1.71            2.76       1.69      2.76      0.49
New Hampshire      6.7      4.50      4.50       0.00        0.00          0.00            0.60                0.60      0.50
New Jersey        30.0      4.78      4.78       0.00        0.00          3.54            3.54                3.54      0.73
New Mexico         9.8      3.90      3.90       1.03                                    3.35       3.41      3.35      0.62
New York          28.5      3.68      3.68                  0.19          2.49            2.77       1.92      2.77      0.48
North Carolina    28.4      2.58      2.58       0.76        0.00          2.30            2.27                2.27      0.40
North Dakota      10.9      4.06      4.06       0.20                     0.00            0.28       0.00      0.28      0.68
Ohio              60.4      3.14      3.14       0.00        0.00          2.45            2.45       0.00      2.45      0.44
Oklahoma          20.2      2.87      2.87       1.52        0.00          1.19            1.70                1.70      0.51
Oregon             7.2      4.12      4.12                  0.00          1.04            2.24       1.78      2.24      0.61
Pennsylvania      79.4      4.45      4.45       0.00                     3.04            3.44       1.30      3.44      0.63
Rhode Island         7      3.97      3.97       0.00                                    0.92                0.92      0.54
South Carolina     9.0      4.01      4.01       0.00        0.00          4.06            4.06       0.00      4.06      0.56
South Dakota      12.1      2.72      2.72       0.36        0.00          0.00            0.97       0.90      0.97      0.46
Tennessee         10.7      4.17      4.17                  0.00          3.05            3.01       0.00      3.01      0.61
Texas             51.4      3.22      3.22       0.46        0.59          1.66            2.84       2.63      2.84      0.44
Utah              10.4      2.30      2.30                               0.35            1.37       1.12      1.37      0.44
Vermont           10.8      4.00      4.00                  0.00          0.00            0.44       0.00      0.44      0.92
Virginia          39.1      4.67      4.67       0.00                     2.62            3.01                3.01      0.52
Washington        45.2      3.76      3.76       1.08        1.29          1.38            1.89       0.44      1.89      0.41
West Virginia     29.9      3.39      3.39       0.00        0.00          1.18            1.40       0.86      1.40      0.56
Wisconsin         23.7      3.72      3.72                  0.00          1.76            1.98                1.98      0.57
Wyoming            8.3      2.44      2.44                  0.00          0.00            0.43       0.00      0.43      0.41
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 Too few cases for a reliable estimate.
SOURCE:  U.S. Department of Education, , Schools and Staffing Survey: 1993-94 (Public
School Principal Questionnaire).

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